What I’ve Been Up To Lately


The past couple of months have been really busy for me, so I thought I would share with you some of the things I have been up to! If you follow me on Instagram (@LornaRaindrops) then you will already know that I took three trips to London last month for press events, so I’m sharing those photos with you here, but I also did some shopping, went to the theatre, guest posted for a lot of people and more! So I hope you like some of my photos! Comment and let me know which you like!


Here are some scenery photos from around London, including Big Ben, St Pancras station, a mini style castle etc. I love the popular landmarks in London and how pretty it can be when you walk around. I don’t get to see many sights when I’m there, but I am happy that I have finally seen all of the important places! So below are some pretty photos from London.


I have included just a small preview of photos from some of the press days that I attended below for you. I do plan on making a big post with more of the photos in, but I’m not sure when I will be able to post that one! Here are all of the Spring/Summer 2014 collections!


Preview of some of the bags from Coach.


A pretty collection from DoDo Jewellery!


Preview of what’s to come from Forever 21 next year!


I fell in love with the bright and pastel pinks from J Brand!


A little preview from Swarovski! The collection was gorgeous!

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Diesel had some amazing denim in their new seasons collection!

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AG Adriano Goldschmied was my favourite! They had amazing colours and prints!


I got to see the new Paige Denim x Mungo & Maud dog baskets and bones!

On the last day in London, my boyfriend and I had some spare time so we went to do some shopping. We spent a while in Selfridges on Oxford Street, which is one of my favourite stores ever! They had so many amazing decorations, but the huge denim Dodo carrying a sleigh was incredible! I loved it! It must have taken ages to put together! I love the denim pillars and the huge silver disco balls too! If you are in the area, you have to go in and check it out!


We also made a stop at Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge as well. I completely fell in love with so many things in there, especially jewellery, shoes and bags! Harvey Nichols is such a beautiful store! It’s amazing for the men’s collection too! My boyfriend got some new Diesel Jogg Jeans in there and we also ate in Wagamama’s. One of my favourite places!


The Disney store on Oxford Street is one of the best! It’s decorated so much like Disneyland, it’s amazing! I love spending time in there, it’s really comforting and magical!

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This isn’t related to London, but my boyfriend and I also went to the theatre. We watched a musical called Save The Last Dance For Me. It was set in the war time and romantic, so it was great to watch! I think we were the youngest there in the audience, but I am a huge fan of the older music from that era, so I loved it!

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After we left the theatre, we made a stop at Pizza Express to have dinner before going home.


– What have you all been up to lately?

Written by Lorna Burford



  1. December 10, 2013 / 4:15 pm

    looks like a fun time

    • Lorna
      December 10, 2013 / 4:58 pm

      Thanks Amy!

  2. December 10, 2013 / 6:38 pm

    For us who love shopping…ok and food…these pictures are torturing…haha…
    Thank you for sharing them with us dear, even if you make us jealous… 😉

    Have a nice evening

    • Lorna
      December 10, 2013 / 7:08 pm

      I’m glad you liked them 🙂 Ha ha!

    • Lorna
      December 10, 2013 / 10:33 pm

      Glad you liked everything 🙂

    • Lorna
      December 11, 2013 / 11:50 am

      I love them too 🙂

  3. December 11, 2013 / 9:55 am

    lovely photos <3

    • Lorna
      December 11, 2013 / 11:50 am


  4. Mica
    December 11, 2013 / 12:44 pm

    Lovely photos! Looks like you’ve been up to a lot of fun things 🙂

    Away From The Blue

    • Lorna
      December 11, 2013 / 1:04 pm

      Thanks Mica 🙂

  5. David
    December 11, 2013 / 3:30 pm

    Lately I’ve been checking out your blog frequently for a good outfit post!! Damn winter 🙁

    • Lorna
      December 11, 2013 / 3:37 pm

      I know, it’s too cold! But I have a dress coming up soon, a party one 🙂

      • David
        December 11, 2013 / 4:45 pm

        Take the photos inside!! 😉 Ohh! 🙂

        • Lorna
          December 11, 2013 / 4:53 pm

          I took them last month lol! Although I was freezing so badly!

          • David
            December 11, 2013 / 5:16 pm

            I will always hold my arms out for a warming hug for you 😉 post it now!! 😛

            • Lorna
              December 11, 2013 / 5:27 pm

              I can’t post until later, I haven’t finished the photos yet lol.

            • Lorna
              December 11, 2013 / 5:34 pm

              You also didn’t comment on the other outfit post though, didn’t like it?

              • David
                December 12, 2013 / 6:41 am

                Do you keep record of my comments on every post? 🙂

                • Lorna
                  December 12, 2013 / 12:27 pm

                  Lol no, they just stand out!

  6. December 11, 2013 / 4:48 pm

    These photos are gorgeous love the landscape shots.

    • Lorna
      December 11, 2013 / 4:53 pm

      Thank you!!

  7. December 11, 2013 / 5:08 pm

    It looks like you had an amazing time! Everything is beautiful too, I don’t know if I could pick a favorite.

    Je M’appelle Molly

    xo Molly

    • Lorna
      December 11, 2013 / 5:11 pm

      Thanks Molly!

  8. December 16, 2013 / 2:53 pm

    I always love these posts =D Love Ariel’s “statue” and the pizza pictures just made me hungry! How gorgeous are the Swarovsky jewels???? Love them!

    Rosie’s Life

    • Lorna
      December 16, 2013 / 3:25 pm

      They were really gorgeous! I loved them! =D

  9. Adam
    December 17, 2013 / 12:43 am

    Very nice photos there!! Looks good at London!!

    • Lorna
      December 17, 2013 / 12:49 am

      Glad you like them Adam!

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